Emerging Artists

Music

Open to all styles: R&B, Blues, Jazz, Hip Hop, Gospel, Pop, Rock, Cultural Music etc.

Dance

Open to all dance styles: Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Ballet, Cultural Dance etc.

Theatre

Theatre pieces must not exceed 10 minutes in length. Maximum cast members: 10

Are you an emerging artist that's 16+ that are looking to develop and present your work? StArt YPA is a barrier-free arts education and community platform for young emerging artists. We provide free workshops, opening night receptions and family-friendly festivals every year! 

 

 

Spoken Word

Presentations must not be enhanced with props or music, we want to hear your words.

Visual Art

Open to all visual arts: Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Photography, Wearable Art, New Media  etc.

Videos/Short Films

Send us the link to the site where we can view your video/short film.

Submission Requirements

01

Artistic Statement

In the body of your email tell us about yourself and who or what has inspired you to become an artist.

Also, include social media links to your work/portfolio.

02

Headshot

Does not need to be professional! We just want a photo of yourself. It must be in focus and high quality.

NO SELFIES!

03

Send us
your Work

Send us what you like to feature in our magazine. Max 5 pieces of work. Each piece must be titled, centred in the photograph (if it's on canvas), in focus, and at 300dpi (resolution).

04

EMAIL US

info@startypa.org

Submit for our 11th magazine!

Deadline: July 31st, 2021

All files sent should include your full name (eg. First_Last_Title.jpg)

WHAT IS NOT ACCEPTABLE

StArt YPA encourages freedom of expression however artistic work with
Sexually Explicit Content, Vulgarity or Racial Slurs will not be accepted.